Mount Union Plans Seventh Annual SCHOLAR Day

April 11, 2014

ALLIANCE, Ohio – The University of Mount Union will host its seventh annual Student Celebration Honoring Our Latest Academic Research (SCHOLAR) Day on Tuesday, April 22 on Mount Union’s campus.

SCHOLAR Day is a campus-wide event filled with presentations showcasing academic excellence and scholarly research conducted by Mount Union students.

Three formal presentation sessions and two poster sessions will be included this year, highlighting 51 formal presentations and 108 speakers during three hour-long sessions. There will also be 27 posters on display this year.

This event gives students a chance to share their latest academic research with faculty, staff, students, family, friends and the surrounding communities.

SCHOLAR Day Schedule
9 – 9:45 a.m.
Poster Session 1 and Continental Breakfast
Bracy Hall

9:45 a.m.
First performance by Dr. Robert Ekey’s “Science, Sound and Music” students
Bracy Hall lobby

10 – 11 a.m.
Presentation Session 1
Bracy Hall, Tolerton and Hood, Engineering and Business Building, Kolenbrander-Harter Information Center

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Senior Recognition and Honors’ Convocation
Timken Gymnasium, MAAC

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Picnic Lunch for Participants and Guests
Tented Area in the Quad

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Presentation Session 2
Bracy Hall, Tolerton and Hood, Engineering and Business Building, Kolenbrander-Harter Information Center

2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Poster Session 2
Bracy Hall First Floor Lobby and Second Floor Lobby

3:15 p.m.
Second performance by Dr. Ekey’s “Science, Sound and Music” students
Bracy Hall Lobby

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Presentation Session 3
Bracy Hall, Tolerton and Hood, Engineering and Business Building, Kolenbrander-Harter Information Center

About SCHOLAR Day
SCHOLAR Day, which began in 2008, highlights the research projects of Mount Union’s undergraduate students. The continued success of this academic tradition is made possible through the generous support of George ’58 and Sally (Shrake ’59) Stradley of Hartville, OH and the Donald and Alice Noble Foundation of Wooster, OH.

SCHOLAR Day is free and open to the public. A detailed schedule of all presentations and research abstracts as well as a campus map can be found online at www.mountunion.edu/scholarday. Programs will be available the day of the event, and guides will be stationed at all presentation facilities.

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